Two dead bodies found at a Dollar General, ruled double homicide

Two dead bodies found at a Dollar General, ruled double homicide

  [Last updated on August 27, at 1:25 p.m.] Weirsdale, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating after two dead bodies — one male one female — were found in a vehicle. The 911 call was received Saturday at approximately 9:38 a.m. When investigators arrived, they discovered a maroon Dodge Durango parked in the parking lot […]

Man finds two bodies in Ocala apartment

Man finds two bodies in Ocala apartment

  [Last updated on April 12, 2017, at 1:00 p.m.] The Ocala Police Department has concluded its investigation after a man found two people dead inside of an apartment at the Paradise Apartments apartment complex. OPD detectives said that Monday, just after 5 p.m., the man called 911 after he had entered the apartment, located at 1946 Southwest […]

Husband found wife dead at Ocala Forest Campground

Husband found wife dead at Ocala Forest Campground

Umatilla, Florida — A female was found dead at the Ocala Forest Campground Monday. Officials responded to the Ocala Forest Campground, located at 26301 Southeast Highway 42, Lot #1, after a man called 911 in reference to a dead person. According to reports, the deceased, Daphne Hunt, 46, was found by her husband. The husband told […]

2 arrested after 16 decomposing bodies found

2 arrested after 16 decomposing bodies found

Two funeral home employees were arrested after authorities found 16 corpses being mishandled, according to Bay County Sheriff’s Office arrest reports. Bay County officials said that Gregory Dunphy, 64, and Felicia Boesch, 39, were charged Sunday with 16 counts each of Unlawful Storage of Human Remains. A tipster called the sheriff’s office and reported the incident […]

Body found floating in Ocklawaha River

Body found floating in Ocklawaha River

Ocklawaha, Florida — On Sunday, at approximately 4 p.m., a boater contacted the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and reported finding a body in the Ocklawaha River north of County Road 316. Deputies, who were already searching the area for missing person, Franklin Wayne Silcox, Jr., responded and pulled the body from the river. The body […]

Decomposing body found in Ocala

Decomposing body found in Ocala

  Ocala, Florida — A suspicious death investigation is underway after the discovery of a decomposing body. The body of 47-year-old Wendy Ann Kane was found Tuesday after neighbors smelled a foul odor while performing a well-being check and immediately dialed 9-1-1. The body was found at 5701 SE 33rd Court. She had been dead […]

Body found at Serenity Apartments

Body found at Serenity Apartments

  Silver Springs, Florida — A decomposing body was found at the Serenity Apartments located at 4800 NE 33rd Place, Ocala. On August 6, 2014, Maintenance man and manager, Gregory Mercado, said he went to the apartment to service the air conditioner and change out the fire extinguisher. Mercado said after he knocked on the […]